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CBS' Mike & Molly Makes Anti-Trans Jokes; CBS Commits to Meeting with GLAAD

February 12, 2013

The CBS sitcom Mike & Molly went over the line last night with an offensive scene predicated on the hateful notion that transgender people a

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February 12, 2013

What the Associated Press Marriage Memo Means

GLAAD reached out to the Associated Press today for clarification on a memo reportedly circulated today that appears to instruct writers to use different vocabulary to describe legally marriaed same-sex couples than they would use to describe opposite-sex couples.

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Take action: Tell United Way to denounce Boy Scouts' anti-gay ban

A dad from Kentucky has launched a new Change.org petition calling on United Way to denounce the Boy Scouts' ban on gay scouts and leaders. Greg Bourke, who has two kids with his partner of over 30 years, was ousted as leader of his son's Boy Scouts pack in 2012 because he's gay.Read More

GLAAD Q&A: Wade Davis Discusses Being Black and Gay In Professional Sports

As part of our ongoing effort to honor LGBT African-Americans making history, GLAAD sat down with Wade Davis, the former professional football player, to discusses what it was like to play professional football still in the closet. He also discusses what he is doing currently to help combat homophobia in sports and what he wishes his legacy will be as one of the first professional football players to have come out.

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Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Talks about His Support for Marriage Equality

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed sat down with a local news and politics show, to discuss his support for marriage equality. Mayor Reed has only recently endorsed full marriage equality, previously having only supported civil unions. In so doing, Mayor Reed tells the story of his own personal evolution on marriage equality.Read More

What to Watch Tuesday 2/12: Television Premiere of 'Your Sister's Sister'

Tonight catch the TV premiere of GLAAD Media Award nominated film Your Sister's Sister plus an all new episode of Pretty Little Liars.Read More